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Oct 14, 2012 11:30am PDT
was able to finally land on his feet just about 45 miles away from roswell, new mexico where this mission began for him early this morning. incredible feat here. still unclear whether he was able to break that record and become the first human to break that sound barrier. we do know that he has already set a record being the first human to go the highest one has ever gone in a manned balloon. that we know, and there is his picture of his mom right there. earlier she was in tears during his ascent into space, and now much relief for mom ava there, the first time she's actually left europe and there in roswell, new mexico to eyewitness this flight in history. this was not a nasa project, this was a commercial project, but many people who were part of this mission form he wierly wor with nasa. pretty incredible stuff we've been watching this afternoon. we want to bring you up to date on two very important stories we continue to follow. this, the felix baumgartner place in history, and we also want to report to you this very sad news, the death of one of the most prominent politicians to serv
Oct 15, 2012 4:00am PDT
landing on his feet in the new mexico desert. that feat came 65 years to the day after chuck jaeger became the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound, and sunday jaeger did it again. but now that he's 89, the man known for having the right stuff was merely a passenger onboard an f-15 jet that raced across california's mojave desert. >>> now here's a look at some other stories across america. in florida, dramatic video of a car plowing into a scrap metal business. luckily it happened in the middle of the night, so no one was around, except for the driver, who could be seen getting out of the car several minutes after the impact. >>> in california, it is finally home sweet home for space shuttle endeavor. we've sped up this video of what was a long, winding and two-mile-per-hour journey through the streets of l.a. this weekend. after soaring above the earth dozens of times, its final trek was 12 miles long from l.a. international airport to a museum where it will go on display later this month. >>> to new york, it's not as big as that shuttle, but this pumpkin is still pretty great,
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Oct 18, 2012 12:00am PDT
booty. he is fox news contributor and editor of "the daily caller." and in mexico he is considered beef jerky, my repulsive sidekick, bill schulz. and he is so bright that candles light him during a blackout. sitting next to me, gary johnson, former new mexico governor and the libertarian party nominee for president. >> a block. the lede. that's the first story. >> thank you for that. well, he didn't suck. panic breathes a collective and smelly sigh of relief as they emerge from the worst debate performance in 700 years. this debate took place at hofster university. didn't know that. and no surprise the press declared captain perfect the winner. but another group was not as convinced. voters who watched the damn thing. at least when it came to the issues romney won on the economy, health care, taxes, the deficit and leadership. meanwhile other polls and focus groups showed obama winning the debate by not that much. one thing is for sure, both candidates were combative. stop laughing at me. like other shows "red eye cts convened its own group. let's see how it reacted to one of the comme
Oct 14, 2012 10:00am PDT
that far away. mission control is in roswell, new mexico. you will be hearing some audio momentarily from them. you can also see him kind of conversing likely with mission control right now. brian todd is watching closely as is chad myers in atlanta. brian joins us from washington. brian spent a good part of last week in roswell and got to know some of the players involved in this. chad with a very great understanding of the science behind all of this this morning, all systems are go. there were some moments because of wind they thought perhaps conditions were not perfect. in the end, looked like perfect conditions for the ascent. chad, let's begin with you. mission control very excited that already one record has been set just by virtue of the fact he met that goal of altitude. >> right. that's above anybody else in a balloon. the two men in that balloon, two separate men didn't make it to earth safe, they died in 1961. so this is not without threat. this is a major issue for felix to get down from there, literally, go the speed of sound awhile in a free fall, and finally land with a par
Oct 15, 2012 3:00am PDT
.9 miles an hour during his jump over the new mexico desert. that amounts to mach 1.24, which is faster than the speed of sound. baumgartner said the stunt changed his perspective. >> when you stand up there on top of the world, you become so humbled. it's not about breaking records anymore. it's not about getting scientific data. it's all about coming home alive. >> his poor mother. because of his pressurized space suit, baumgartner didn't even feel the rushing air or hear the loud noise he made when he did, in fact, break the sound barrier. >> incredible footage there. lucky guy. man, applause in the background. well earned, guy. >>> mission accomplished for space shuttle "endeavour," reaching its final resting spot in the city of angels. after zooming through space 25 times, "endeavour" inched its way from l.a.x. to california science center at just a paltry rate of 2 miles an hour. hundreds of trees, in fact, had to be cut down. traffic signals moved to make way for the massive wing span. "endeavour" arrived to a cheering crowd more than a half day behind schedule. but, again, it is
Oct 14, 2012 4:00pm EDT
that is gathered out there in roswell, new mexico very shortly, if he's not doing it already. so he's well enough to talk and we have been trying to correspond with some of the red bull people to ask what his condition is, from all visual signs right now, he's doing very well. you saw him land and raise his fist to the air, the piece of video that we're seeing, the hop into history and the incredible rate of speed was just compelling. he landed about an hour and 45 minutes ago. he did break the speed of sound, that mark, 690 miles an hour, how fast he actually went, red bull is saying he went about 704 miles an hour. but we did see on the monitors during his job that he hit got 729 miles an hour. so we'll get an official reading of exactly how fast he went. but a real thrill as he jumped from higher than anyone has ever jumped, 128,000 feet. that's about 8,000 feet higher than they expected him to jump. >> and why was balm baumgartner committed to this jump. >> he is a daredevil, he base jumped off the towers, and base jumped off the chrysler statue in reno. but nothing ever to this magnitude. wh
Oct 16, 2012 1:40am PDT
. the cdc says contamination has been traced to this factory, sunland, inc. in portal lis, new mexico. >> all the illnesses investigated are related to the peanut butter products from the one plant. >> reporter: sunland sells raw and roasted peanuts and makes peanut butter for brand at trader joe's, whole foods, walmart, target, kroger, and costco. barbara purchased her peanut butter before it was pulled from store shelves. she is still awaiting salmonella test results and is certain peanut butter got her sick and worries more are at risk. >> i have been feeding this peanut bitter butter to my dogs. i mean seriously this is a big deal. i mean my friend has six grand kids. she didn't know anything about it. >> reporter: you can find the list of recalled product on the fda website. meantime, sunland inc. closed down facilities during this investigation. rob, paula. >> thank you, brandi. get this, almost 2/3 of those who became ill were kids under age of 10 years old. having that impact on the very young. >> you think about who consumes the most amount of peanut butter. it's children. an
Oct 15, 2012 2:00am PDT
then made a remarkably smooth landing on his feet in the new mexico desert. unbelievable. that feat came 65 years to the day after chuck jaeger became the first man to fly faster than the speed of sound, and sunday jaeger did it again. but now that he's 89, the man known for having the right stuff was merely a passenger onboard an f-15 jet that raced across california's mojave desert. absolutely amazing. >>> here's your "first look" at some other news going on in america today. in florida, dramatic video of a car plow nothing a scrap metal business. luckily it happened in the middle of the night, so no one was around, except for the driver, who could be seen getting out of the car several minutes after the impact. >>> in california, it is finally home sweet home for space shuttle "endeavour." we've sped up this video, take a look. it was a long, winding and two-mile-per-hour journey through the streets of l.a. this weekend. after soaring above the earth dozens of times, its final trek was just 12 miles long from the l.a. international airport to this museum where it's going to go on displa
Oct 15, 2012 5:00pm EDT
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Oct 14, 2012 5:00am PDT
, they should be inflating the balloon right about now, rapid randi. it's out in new mexico. it's about 6:00 a.m. out there. i think the latest we've heard from red bull is that the launch could take place maybe m next hour or so. maybe hour and a half. they're monitoring wind conditions, of course. that was what did in the last attempt on tuesday morning. it's kind of just a key thing that they're monitoring on the ground there is the wind speed. that's what's caused two different delays here. we think maybe the launch of the balloon should take place the next hour, hour and a half or so. at that point it will take about two and a half to three hours for him to get up to the point from which he will jump 120,000 feet above the surface of the earth. you know, that's the progression of this thing. it takes about two and a half to three hours to reach that point. then he will jump, and then the first 30 to 40 seconds he is expected to break the sound bearier to free-fall at a speed of more than 698 miles an hour. the entire jump son-in-law supposed to take about 15 minutes. >> i guess a lot of p
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Oct 3, 2012 4:00pm PDT
border. officials in mexico denies that they arrested suspects on attack on u.s. border patrol agents. investigators here in the u.s. confirm nobody is in custody as of now. yesterday's shooting happened in a known drug smuggling corridor near arizona. several agents responding to an alarm on a border sensor which officials say attackers opened fire. one agent was died and another hurt. the wounded agent is now out of the hospital after undergoing surgery. we have a forecast agent who died. his name is nicholas ivy. the white house says president obama has called agent ivy's family to offer condolences and express gratitude for his service. for only the second time in united states history, a woman will moderate a presidential debate. critics say that's a start. but that they would like to see a lot fewer white men behind the mike. tonight's moderator is jim leher, he will be running the show for the 12th time. what's it like trying to keep presidents and candidates in line. we'll hear from somebody who has done the job as we countdown to the first presidential tee bait of 2012 on thi
Oct 15, 2012 8:00am PDT
another state. we figured out that if you give obama all of john kerry's states, give him knew mexico where he's favored and give him ohio, guess where that gets him, 269. that means we're at a tie, 269, 269. none of us welcomes that scenario. that means that the president's going to need one of these other states. iowa is a close one because it's another industrial midwestern state. nevada, you know, another possibility. virginia, obama needs one more if he's going to get ohio and romney gets all of the others. >> one of the key weeks ahead for us. thanks. >>> speaking of mistakes, one battleground has the best track record of picking the winner of presidential elections since 1900. ohio. no republican has won the presidency without winning ohio. that's why we've seen team romney campaigning there aggressively in the last few weeks. the president though man taning a solid advantage there. this week president obama will get help in ohio from bubba and the boss. bill clinton and bruce springstein who will stump together in parma. joining me is darryl rowland. thanks for being with us.
Oct 16, 2012 7:00am EDT
romney and showing some fight that we did not see before. quoting democratic officials from the mexico, she watched the debate with a sense of dismay and she worried about how she was going to talk about this debate to democrats and independent voters that she needs to get out to the polls. he has to show that he is willing to take on mitt romney and defend his record, yet this town hall format is one where real people will be on stage and asking poignant and pointed questions about their own lives. it is a risk for the candidates to take these questions and just use them as an opportunity to attack each other. they want to come away feeling that the candidates have addressed this issue. that they do not feel like props. people are warning about that. from bill clinton told a group of donors in los angeles that it is not a format, which is one of the challenges that obama will face tonight. host: this is your headline in today's "the wall street journal." of host: before we let you go, any talk about the topics tonight? caller: candy has the guest -- the discretion to pick. the questio
Oct 16, 2012 11:30pm EDT
, but those clouds are associated with what was hurricane paul that has been coming ashore in mexico, fortunately much weakened storm, but it's riding along the jet stream. we're getting quite a pit of cloud cover moving across the southern part of the country and some of the rain in texas also associated with that. here's how the next two days look locally, top about 70 degrees, a nice day. -- tomorrow about 70 degrees, a nice day. there will be some cloud cover and on thursday in the afternoon we've got a frontal boundary, the same front that's probably going to bring rain to st. louis tomorrow, it's going to bring us showers and maybe a rumble of thunder. it will also be warm thursday at 72 degrees. here are the high temperatures we hit today, a beautiful day with lot of sunshine and these temperatures in the mid-60s felt fantastic. that is for sure. temperatures now already down to the 40s in many areas. the district is 52, baltimore 47, but frederick is down to 39 degrees and dulles 44. so definitely colder tonight than last night but not cold enough to warrant a frost advisory
Oct 17, 2012 1:00am EDT
of oil in the gulf of mexico right now. host: to bring the price down? caller: to bring the price down. i worked in west africa, brazil, mexico. there is enough fuel right now. the good to nigeria, at a gas is not more than a dollar a gallon right now. -- if you go to nigeria, i bet you that gas is not more than a dollar a gallon right now. host: how much do you make a year? caller: i make over $100,000 a year. i had no college education. i saw this young guy coming out of college and sang well will catch on to me a job? -- saying what will guarantee a job? nothing will. i came up from the bottom. we did a lot of nasty stuff and we worked our way up. i think america is missing that. that is what frustrates me about this election right now. host: how did you vote in 2008 and 2004? caller: i've voted for obama last time because mccain wanted to destroy the jones act that would cost me my job. a lot of americans missed the tiny ticks we are losing. everybody is saying i am for the middle class. when it comes down to it, what they get elected, it does not work out that way. we will go to anot
Oct 13, 2012 3:00pm PDT
was born in mexico with nothing when he came to this country, rose to be head of a car company, a governor. i mean, my dad was the real deal and his life and his memory inspires me. so i write his name there and of course i look at ann every chance i get. she's usually looking down. she's nervous during the debates but i look to her to see if she feels like i've done a good job. >> governor we appreciate you taking the time to joins here in in "the situation room". >> thanks wolf. good to be with you. >> candy crowley is going to be moderating the second presidential debate coming up tuesday night. up next, you'll find out what she'll be looking for during this presidential debate and how her debate will be different from the others. how did i get here? dumb luck? or good decisions? ones i've made. ones we've all made. about marriage. children. money. about tomorrow. here's to good decisions. who matters most to you says the most about you. massmutual is owned by our policyholders so they matter most to us. massmutual. we'll help you get there. ♪ [ male announcer ] its lightweight constr
Oct 14, 2012 2:00pm PDT
pad. >> moving across new mexico. >> they'll depressurize it part way, at which point baumgarner's pressure suit should automatically begin to inflate. >> give me a short count. okay, keep your head down. release the helmet tie down strap. start the cameras. and a guardian angel will take care of you. [ indiscernible ] >> speed 729 and decelerating.
Oct 14, 2012 3:00pm PDT
of space, 24 miles above the new mexico desert, and, yeah, he jumped out. >> to be strapped in. >> start reflecting a time of t mis one hour. >> couldn't get the parachute open. that is his problem. >> all the way to the rear. >> jumper away. >> whoo-hoo! >> so under parachute now. did he break the speed of sound as he hoped? here he is coming. and there you can see by the approaching shadow just about there, and down safely. >> world record holder!
Oct 7, 2012 1:00pm PDT
they come straight from mexico to take lower-paying jobs and to endure some of the exploitations the dominicans endured years ago. rodrigo finds new york immigrant friendly and rich with opportunity. he began work inning new york's kitchens at age 6, then sold tacos off a cart. a taco truck, a taco stanld and tacos to go and now he's the owner of four mexican restaurants. >> you have to work very hard, and we never expect to be that successful as we are doing right now. >> soledad o'brien, cnn. >>> 50,000 latinos in the u.s. turn 18 every month. a tremendous poll of possible vote thaers that both parties k can help them win the next election. one problem? latinos in this country are increasingly unsatisfied with what they hear from both sides. cnn follows the fight to win back this essential voting bloc. watch the documentary special tonight at 8:00 p.m. eastern time. >>> president obama and mitt romney are on the stump, but it's their number two men who will take center stage this week. k all batteries are the same... consider this: when the unexpected happens, there's one brand
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Oct 16, 2012 12:00am PDT
be ill informed what they are talking about and what certain things means. for example, mexico is not a capital of texas. bane is a company rather than a person with an oxygen mask who threatens got them. gothem. >> i don't think she is allowed according to her rules. the only thing she is allowed to do is poit, you, your question. >> and can a woman named candy even do that? >> i think her parents must have had a delightful personality. jay i would go by candice. >> they could have named her ice cream. >> that would be preferable. what is a town without ice cream? this is a town hall. >> this is an interesting debate for obama to be coming from and where everyone is expecting him to be aggressive because it is formated in such a way. they agreed to play nice for lack of a better description. they can't even talk directly to each other. i am not sure how he will be so aggressive. >> it is a format or a bormat. >> oh nice. >> and candy be their doormat? >> candy is a nickname. her real first name is the entire lyrics to the song "candy man qats. "candy man." >> oh my word. now w
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Oct 16, 2012 8:00pm PDT
in the gulf of mexico. he has not approved and stopped the key stone exxon pipeline from being felt. >> there were moments saying $5 trillion in did he have sits. that don't add up. $16 trillion national debt. a road to grief. i balanced budgets he went through. and... when he was running the olympics and business. i -- i thought it's devastating for the president. you can see it on his face. >> you can see it. i think the american people could see contrast in the records and experience, governor romney inherited a debt and when he left there was a surplus. he reduced unemployment for the people of mats massachusetts. house hoild incomes went up $5,000. >> the first time the governor said we have fewer americans working. >> yes he said something interesting. if we had the same labor participation rates, the real unemployment is 10.7%. and there is for every new job created six people have left the work force. that is not how you should bring down the unemployment rate. it's what we've been seeing and the fact that part time jobs count as employment. people want full time jobs. >> th
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Oct 20, 2012 1:00am PDT
mexico -- >> we put david duke on a few years ago and he got hammered. if there was a context, the answer to the question is yes. finally tonight factor, tip of the day. it's a simple one. because as you know i'm a simple man. buy your christmas gifts now. stores are starving. they're giving away stuff. out's marked down city. after halloween it will change. when you see the christmas decorations going up, decking the halls, the prices go up on everything. go shopping now. i estimate you will save between 30 and 50% of what you will spend on christmas gifts. the factor tip of the day. that is it for us. check out the fox news factor website, different from billo' if you came in late, we have the latest polling on the presidential race in the talking points memo which you can access there. to those who are mitt romney fans you want to look at that closely. president obama has to pull a rabbit out of a hat on monday. it's interesting. we'll have the best predebate coverage as you know. we'd like you to spout out about the factor. o' name and town, name and town
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Oct 20, 2012 7:00pm PDT
lacked was him. the former governor of new mexico. libertarian candidate for president of the united states. gary johnson. mad as hell he was excluded by the presidential commission on debate. >> great to be with you. thank you. >> geraldo: so you are on the ballot in 47 at least -- >> 48 states. >> geraldo: 48 states. >> worst case in michigan official write-in candidate. >> geraldo: they exclude you because you poll low with the libertarian candidate. all due respect. on the ballot but it shows you between 1-5% national poll. >> the issue really is being included the polls at all. when my name is included 5-6%. i'll point out the of course. do you hear my name six times evidence time you hear obama name 45 times? no. you hear my name every 5,000 name you hear obama's name. if i was given credit i should be due, i might be the next president of the united states. there would be scrutiny on my recordism would don't this if i didn't have a record to suggest i could do the job. you are not hearing from me let's not bomb iran, marriage equality is constitutionally guaranteed right, end
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Oct 24, 2012 1:00am PDT
thing is substantial hispanic population. >> that's what threw new mexico into the democratic precincts as well. the hispanic influx in there. what do you see as far as the hispanic american vote, how much is the president going to take of that? i think the president is going to get sightly bigger than he he got four years ago. interesting thing is it is going to flat line as percentage of the. >> fewer voters. flat line. is he counting on it being bigger as it has been for 30 some odd years. hispanic vote increasing since the 1980s. >> bill: real quick last question i say that mitt romney chose not to be aggressive in the foreign policy debate because he wanted to woo women to vote women for him. >> women and independents. he want'ed it to be presidential. he understood in the second debate president obama wanted it to be confrontational to draw him off of the podium and down into the mud. it sort of happened. he recognized it was better for him to appear to be the adult and let the president be the one overly objective. >> bill: you think it's right investigated. >> i think it was. ol
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Oct 15, 2012 5:00pm EDT
but he managed to regain control, deploy his pair parachute and land on his feet in the new mexico desert. the super sonic dare devil had this to say after the jump. >> let me tell you. when i was standing there on top of the world, you become so humble. you cannot think about breaking records any more. you do not think about gaining g scientific data. the only thing you want is you want to come back alive. >> i don't know about thinking about humility. i would think about fear. that would be my first reaction. that is an unbelievable -- 24 miles in a free fall. would you do that? >> you know, i watched that thing live, and it was so nerve wracking. it was one of the coolest things i've ever seen. when he jumped off and he goes down, it's like can you imagine that? would i do that? i love heights. i adore heights. i would definitely do it. if i debit have a son and a wife, i would do it. he's single. i would definitely do it. it's pretty cool. pretty cool. great tv, by the way. >> dana, how about you? >> shark week, no. okay. i didn't care before, and then i started seeing everybody talki
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Oct 17, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in the gulf of mexico. you have different parameters you can put on this, different time frames, so you can argue about what's been produced or not, but there are different explanations. overall, what you see is that there has been an increase. the question is, is it on private lands? does it have t to do with frackg or easier access from state permits versus what's going on on federal lands. overall, the fact is there's more production both oil and gas in the country and lower imports. >> that's the key point. the boom is on state and private lands where permits are and have nothing to do with the federal government. >> but that has nothing to do with federal lands like deepwater horizon. >> people along the gulf coast said the moratorium was in place longer than they need t to be. >> they wanted something done and they've gotten compensation. there are varying impulses here. >> well, as i was watching that clip again, i had two thoughts. the first is that was really interesting because we had a genuine debate. it's the first time america has seen romney and obama stand that close and chal
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